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Cancer: A new 'drug sponge' may reduce chemo's toxic effects

08/02/2019 06:00am | 226 views

By Maria Cohut

Researchers have developed an innovative, personalized absorber that can "catch" toxic chemotherapy drugs when they "leak out" of a treated organ. This could help reduce the adverse side effects of these cancer treatments.

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Never Ignore These 11 Heart Symptoms

01/02/2019 06:00am | 263 views

By Amanda MacMillan

 

If something went wrong with your heart, would you know it? 

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Focus on Your Inner Self to Boost Your Mood

29/01/2019 06:00am | 329 views

When you're trying to tame depression, it sometimes helps to turn your attention inward. Even if you're already getting treatment with medicine and therapy, tending to your inner self can lift your spirit and help you better manage your feelings.  

Everything from meditation to just plain having fun can be part of the plan. But remember, it's best to start small. Pick one thing that feels right for you and make a habit of it. Over time, it'll add up to bigger changes.

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What Are This Year's Most Dangerous Toys?

18/12/2018 06:00am | 463 views

By Robert Preidt

Not all the toys in Santa's sack are safe to play with. Among this year's most dangerous playthings are data-collecting dolls and fidget spinners full of lead, a new report says.

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4 Healthy Reasons to Eat a Salad Today

10/12/2018 06:00am | 474 views

By Elaine Magee

Have you had your salad today? Eating salad almost every day may be one of the most healthy eating habits you can adopt -- and one of the simplest, experts say.

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